by thought leader and business expert Larry Scherzer.

In the Trenches will bring you regular feedback from leading business authority and thought leader, Larry Scherzer. He is President of Scherzer International, a background screening and risk management company, and has served in various board positions for banks and non-profits. Before founding Scherzer International, Mr. Scherzer was a tax partner with the international public accounting firm of Arthur Young & Company (now EY), and later the EVP and CFO of Products Research & Chemical Corporation. He also co-founded Verdugo Banking Company, where he served as Vice-Chairman until its sale in 2004, and served as former president of the EY Alumni Council of greater Los Angeles.